Showtime orders more 'Shameless' and 'House of Lies'
Look for another season of Shameless and House of Lies on Showtime. The pay network announced today that it has ordered 12 more episodes of Shameless, currently in its fourth year, and Lies, which is on its third.
Production for both Sunday night series will begin in Los Angeles later this year. Showtime already announced that it renewed Episodes that stars Matt LeBlanc for a fourth season.
Shameless, at 5.5 million viewers, is enjoying its highest-rated season yet. The William H. Macy starrer is up 8% versus last year. Lies, meanwhile, is averaging 3 million viewers per week across multiple platforms. It features Don Cheadle.